On August 26, 74-year-old Jan Josephs passed away. He was the ex-husband of Real Housewives of New Jersey actress Margaret Josephs. Funeral ceremonies were held last week. According to reports, he passed away suddenly from a severe heart attack. Margaret revealed his departure on Monday in a heartbreaking Instagram post.
Bret, Derek, Taryn Spencer, his current spouse, Darren, and Dani, as well as his granddaughters Scarlett Dane and Daisy, survive Jan. Furthermore, his brother Burt Joseph’s wife is left behind, Marlene Josephs and her daughter Molly Josephs.
Jan Josephs was born on September 5, 1947. He was born to parents Bernard and Miriam Josephs in Brooklyn, New York. In 1957, his family relocated to New Milford, New Jersey, where he and his brother enjoyed a happy childhood. Jan decided to work at Joseph’s Brothers Embroidery with his father and brother after earning his degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1969. Jan worked in the clothing industry for 40 years, spending 38 of those years as a Joseph’s Brothers Embroidery employee.
Margaret Joseph, a fashion designer, entrepreneur, and television personality from the United States, married Jan Joseph when she was just 24 years old, the three children Jan had at the time—between the ages of 8 and 14—became her stepchildren right away.
The couple later welcomed another child into their family. However, it was short-lived, as their relationship broke down in 2013 after it came to light that the Housewife had an affair with Joe Benigno, whom she eventually married.
She stated that despite the split, they had remained good friends and “wonderful co-parents.” Her turbulent love life has been extensively covered in RHONJ, with Jan frequently appearing alongside her current husband.
It isn’t easy to estimate Jan Joseph’s Net Worth because his occupation isn’t yet recognized he was not much popular. He does, however, appear to have a considerable net worth.